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Home Learning

Tuesday 26th January

  • Teams Meeting : with Mrs Neal 9.30 am bring along something to show and tell related to bears.
  • Understanding the world : Arctic animals, take a look at this video and learn the Arctic animal names and more interesting facts.
  • Phonics : Phonics : Let’s continue making an alphabet book this week with the higher and lower case letters here is an outdoor idea or use this sheet to copy or colour. Talk about words beginning with D E F G. Here is one of our favourite songs to help
  • Fitness : Bean game have fun trying out these actions.

Home Learning

Monday 25th January

  • Teams meeting : Mrs Neal 9.30 am bring along your ears and a yes no card and your bear.
  • Literacy : Join in with the Polar bear book with Mrs Neal and think of some other animals and their sounds. Group 1 – try some farm or pet animals, Group 2 & 3 -Any .
  • Phonics : Let’s begin making an alphabet book this week with the higher and lower case letters here is one idea or use this sheet to colour. Talk about words beginning with A B C. Here is one of our favourite songs to help.
  • CLIC : Number formation here Group 1 :Counting here Group 2 & group 3 count and then double each number here.
  • Understanding the world: Go on a sound walk around the house and garden. Sit down in each place and close your eyes, now listen 👂 and draw a picture or write a word in each box in your purple book like this. Don’t forget to share your favourite sound. * Bird feeder check – have the birds been feeding in your garden? Do you need to add some more food?
Home Learning

Friday 22nd January

  • Literacy: Polar bear book make with Mrs Neal here. You will need one sheet of paper, scissors, pencils to draw the animals or story images.
  • Phonics: Group 2- using the sounds and letters r and p find 3 things beginning for each sound see here
    Group 2 and 3 tricky words ⭐️Challenge write
  • ClIC : Let’s check your scores on CLIC 1 and CLIC 2. Group 1: Try this counting and matching to a number activity see here. Can you try numbers up to 12?
    Group 2 and 3 chant those numbers in 10s see here. Can you compare two numbers and say which is biggest or smallest? 🌟challenge 3 numbers.
  • Creative – Make a wintery picture, think about the colours you would use. Which colours are ‘cold’ colours?
    Now take a look out of a window at a tree. What do you notice about it?
    Here is an idea to get you started.
Home Learning

Thursday 21st January

  • Literacy : Read along with the words in this story. Play the story again but this time play it without the sound. Pause the video and read the words, whilst pointing with your finger to each word.
    Group 1 and 2: Focus on the initial sounds in the words.
    Group 3: You will be able to read the key words; ‘do’, ‘you’ and I would like you to try to remember ‘my’.
  • CLIC:
    Group 1: Count and number match see this picture. Group 2 and 3: Make a number line with your number cards. Play a ‘guess my missing number game’. You need to hide one or two numbers in the line see example here.
  • Knowledge and understanding: Caring for birds in winter when the ground is frozen. Make a simple bird feeder with cereal, or try with something else, here is an example; apple
  • Fitness : Let’s see where Andy is going today: The Arctic
Home Learning

Wednesday 20th January

  • Literacy : Group 1 Mrs Neal Children to say animal colour and name. Group 2 and 3 to think of words that describe 3 of your favourite story book animals. Here are the pictures to help you.
  • CLIC : Doubles recording sheet, Group 1 1+1, 2+2 Group 2 and 3, 3+3 , 4+4 , & 5+5 🌟Group 3 challenge 6+6, 7+7 8+8 9+9 10+10. Check your number formation here and answers.
  • Understanding the world : Polar bear facts watch the power point again and see how many facts you can remember. 🌟Challenge : Can you send me 3 more facts and copy write them in your book under a polar bear picture.
Home Learning

Tuesday 19th January

  • Literacy : listen and join in with the story here. Let’s try writing some animals names with Mrs Neal in your purple book, you can draw a picture too🦩
  • Phonics : Letter formation r, say this formation. chant, down back up the stick and over stop. Group 1 Group 2 & 3. Now write the words; red, rip, rat, rot and drip in your purple books
  • SAFE : Take a look at and join in with the shape video. Group 1 creating patterns with shapes. Describing 3D shape. Now go on a naming and describing shape hunt around the house and count how many you found. Which shape is the hardest to find?

  • Understanding the world : Polar bears 🐻‍❄️ watch this power point and see if you can answer the questions and remember the facts.
  • Fitness: Mrs Neal does Frozen. Find a space. Grab a scarf, clean duster or tea towel and have fun moving to Frozen music. Try it again and make up your own moves.



Hello children! I know lots of you are missing your friends so here they are. Can you think of something you like and are missing about each of your friends?

Home Learning

Friday 15th January

  • Literacy : Name write 3 times using the correct formation see here. 🌟 Challenge write each alphabet letter by checking the starting point for each letter and try on your own.
  • CLIC : Check your click scores on both sheets for this week. CLIC 1 here and CLIC 2 here . Keep chanting those numbers in tens, try stomping around as you say them.
  • Understanding the world : Take a look out of the window, or a walk in your garden and look for signs of winter. Seasons song enjoy and sing along
  • Fitness : Select 3 activities from the chart.

Home Learning

Thursday 14th January

  • Literacy : Bear facts, you should know a few now. See how many of these words you can use. Write some bear words or facts on a large bear paw.

  • Phonics : read and write , Group 1: letter d try writing in a tray of flour. Group 2: ng words Group 3: read and blend sounds with the or digraph, pause the video
  • CLIC : Number formation – write your numbers in order Group 1: 1-5, Group 2 : 1-15, Group 3 : 1-20 and work out these missing numbers
  • Fitness : Enjoy this video fitness with Andy

Home Learning

Wednesday 13th January

  • Literacy : Brown bear recap your new animals and colours. Now write a list, 3 or 5 🌟 challenge 8 animals !

  • Phonics : d how many words do you know beginning with d, duck. Write them on your duck paper.
  • CLIC : Group 1 order number cards to 5. Group 2 order your number cards to 12, Group 3 order your numbers to 20. Number card resource here.
  • Understanding the world : making play dough, watching changes, have fun making story book animals talking about their features with your dough.
  • Fine-motor development : Dough Disco with Mrs Neal video here.